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On Fear

So much of our life is wasted living in fear.

Fear of love.
Fear of the future.
Fear of the next big step.
Fear of the next relationship. 937 more words

Christian Life

Diana's White House Garden by Elisa Carbone

Diana’s White House Garden by Elisa Carbone; illustrated by Jen Hill. 2017. Pencil, gouache, and digital. Published by Viking.

Brief summary: Diana Hopkins lived in the White House with her father, Harry Hopkins, who was the chief advisor to President Roosevelt. 321 more words

Picture Book Review

DEMOCRATS DO NOT "OWN" BLACK VOTERS, FEMALE VOTERS, GAY VOTERS, THE POOR OR THE WORKING CLASS

Welcome back to Independent Voter site Balladeer’s Blog. In the past Democrats/ Liberals (really “illiberals”) mostly attacked Republicans or Conservatives, none of whom understood how to fight back effectively. 605 more words

LIBERALS AND CONSERVATIVES

Our Gift to You, With Apologies

New York State has been the home state of seven presidents, more than any other state. In fairness, three of New York’s presidents were elected vice president on tickets topped by presidents with shorter life expectancies than presidential terms: Millard Fillmore became president upon Zachary Taylor’s death from a digestive illness caused by eating bad fruit at a fundraising event for the Washington Monument; Chester Arthur and Theodore Roosevelt succeeded to the presidency upon the assassinations of James Garfield and William McKinley. 555 more words

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July 16th in Seal Beach History

On this date in 1938, President Franklin Delano Roosevelt passed into Seal Beach at 11:40 a.m. on his way to San Diego for a west coast fishing vacation. 68 more words

Seal Beach